Tackling the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

You may have heard of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch (GPGP). It’s an enormous collection of garbage in the Northern Pacific Ocean, threatening our oceans, food supplies and economy. Cleaning up and disposing of the GPGP is a daunting task. Luckily technologies, including new processing plants from cutting-edge recycling firm SWESTEP, may provide the solution. Although sometimes incorrectly referred to …

Easy Renewable Fuel

Fossil fuels are an incredible source of energy. The miracle of oil, gas, coal and other hydrocarbons is not just that they provide huge quantities of energy, but that this energy is relatively cheap and easy to access. Or at least it was. Humanity’s use of oil dates back as early as 2000 years ago, when ancient Chinese built bamboo …

Green Investment and the Blockchain

The world is in desperate need of a new green economy. Everyday brings new stories of environmental disasters like climate change, deforestation and floating garbage islands. We know we should be taking steps like reducing our carbon emissions and using less plastic. However environmental degradation is often seen as the unavoidable price of doing business. Too often businesses and investors …

Are You Thinking About Investing in Solar Energy ?

Solar energy is a great investment if you live in a sunny area. You should learn more about solar panels and how you can find a quality solar energy system if you are interested in reducing your impact on the environment.Solar panels can produce enough power if they are exposed to sun rays for at least five hours a day. …

Better Plastic Recycling

The world is flooded with plastic. From grocery bags to life-saving medical devices, we use plastic everyday for everything. Plastic is not only incredibly useful, it’s relatively cheap and durable. But that same durability becomes a problem when disposing of plastic. A typical plastic bottle can take anywhere from 450 to 1000 years to decompose! Traditional plastic recycling methods can …

Generate Profits Instead of Air Pollution

Waste is a major issue on our planet. The average person in the US creates around 728 kg of trash yearly, while Europeans do slightly better at 475 kg per year. The majority of this waste is dumped in landfills, which are not only unsightly but also inflict pollution and public health issues on the surrounding area. Burning waste in …

Are You Ready To Switch To Solar Energy?

Investing in a solar energy system is an important financial decision. You should learn more about these technologies before deciding whether or not you want to invest in solar panels. Start by going over this article for some helpful tips.You should know that purchasing a solar energy system large enough to power your home is an important investment. If you …

Learn How To Make Green Energy Work For You

People are finally learning that they can just use up nonrenewable resources willy-nilly without consequence. Fortunately, there are better ways of doing things. While many changes will come on the corporate level, you can push companies in this direction by using your money to vote for green technologies. Regardless of whether you own a home or business, you know the …

Better Sustainable Fuels

Fossil fuels are an amazing source of energy, which have made modern life possible. Industries like transportation, manufacturing and even farming, rely heavily on petroleum and other fossil fuels. Unfortunately, hydrocarbons are a finite resource. As we use up easily accessible oil and gas reserves, energy firms must use more expensive and environmentally harmful extraction methods to tap harder to …

Making Energy Consumption Lean By Making Your Home Green

The environment is in dire need of concern and action due to various factors and it is our job to make it happen. With energy consumption and costs at an all time high, we simply cannot afford, morally or financially, to sit back and hope the universe can correct the problems on it’s own. The good thing is that we …